Restaurant Bites: Maison Marcel

Restaurant Bites: Maison Marcel

The north side of Chicago got a quaint new addition a few weeks ago. If you walk down Broadway you’ll see a white…

Grilled Zucchini Summer Salad

Grilled Zucchini Summer Salad

My idea for this salad initially started out as a Grilled Avocado Salad… that didn’t turn out as planned when two of the…

Grilled Zucchini Summer Salad
S’Mores Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwich

S’Mores Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwich

  Today is National S’Mores Day, so naturally, I’m a sucker for basically any and all national holiday… and I made these s’mores…

National Avocado Day + My Favorite Avocado Recipes

National Avocado Day + My Favorite Avocado Recipes

Today is National Avocado Day (not to be confused with National Guacamole Day in September), so being super basic… I couldn’t resist doing…

National Avocado Day + My Favorite Avocado Recipes
Summertime Happy Hour featuring Barritt’s Ginger Beer

Summertime Happy Hour featuring Barritt’s Ginger Beer

Summertime is the best time and happy hour is the best hour…. or hours…. because who actually limits happy hour to an hour….

48 Hour Ribs

48 Hour Ribs

My dad makes ribs once a year every 4th of July weekend. Even though 4th of July has passed, that doesn’t mean that…

48 Hour Ribs
best bits + bites of 23

best bits + bites of 23

I’m finally turning 24 on Wednesday, so I’m taking the time to give you all some photos of my favorite bits + bites…

Favorite French Fries

Favorite French Fries

Apparently it’s National French Fry Day…. considering those are one of my favorite foods, I have got to do a french fry recipe…

Favorite French Fries
Proxi, a restaurant review

Proxi, a restaurant review

I’m not superpicky, I don’t have some sophisticated taste buds, there’s rarely a meal I don’t like, but this meal I had at…

Berry Caprese Dip

Berry Caprese Dip

Anyone else extremely last minute? As in like, going to a 4th of July party in a couple hours and just had an…

Berry Caprese Dip

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  • diving into this spaghetti squash stir fry, brb. get the recipe for this peanut chili lime stir fry sauce through that #linkinbio
  • champagne + chocolate- the only acceptable breakfast while on a chicago staycation. i’m sharing where to stay, where to eat and what to do while on a weekend getaway. #linkinbio 📸 @ashoneilphoto
  • if you haven’t watched my insta-story, what’s the hold up? my site is officially live and running and has a new look! i’m kicking things off with these sweet potato taco boats. for those who wanted easy dinner ideas, i included how to slow cook your sweet potato, so your potatoes will be taco boat ready when you get home from work. click through to that #linkinbio for the recipe!
  • sundays are for thicc rolls
  • loving this temporary heatwave in #chicago, but....... can I just go back? i mean looooook at that water 😍
  • salads on salads on salads 🥗... kicking off the new year resolutions a little late, but better late than never, right? my site is still acting funky, so alllll my new recipes are waiting to be posted.  stay tuned for lots of new and exciting content in 2018. sidenote: these roasted beets from @traderjoes are my favorite.